PLAYERS: Central Loudoun Basketball League is accepting applications for players in grades 3-8 in the Simpson Middle School district. Information:; e-mail; or 703-777-1934.

PLAYERS: Game-Time Skills begins basketball skills training for players of all ages and skill levels at Ashburn Sports Pavilion. Information: Katie Smrcka-Duffy, 703-304-8172; Marlow Talley, 703-304-8198; or

PLAYERS: Loudoun Lady Nets, an under-11 girls' team, seek players who will be age 11 by Jan. 1. The Lady Nets also seek players 14, 15 and 16 years old. Tryouts soon. Information: Dave Sarver, 703-443-9598.

PLAYERS: Western Loudoun Basketball is accepting registration. Space limited. Coaches needed. Information: Matt Pinkston, 540-338-3669; Don Rose, 540-338-9199; or

COACHES: Harper Park Basketball League is accepting applications for coaches for winter house league division. Coaches needed for girls' third- and fourth-grade and seventh- and eighth-grade teams and boys' fifth- and sixth-grade teams. Information: Pete Allen,; or


BASEBALL: Ashburn Astros, a 13-and-under team, seeks players born Aug. 1, 1989, or later for spring. Information: Jim Wheaton,

RUNNING: Ashburn Farm United Methodist Church holds its ninth annual 10K, 5K and two-mile runs Nov. 28. Prize money available. Information: Send self-addressed stamped envelope to Ashburn Farm 10K, Ashburn United Methodist Church, 43454 Crossroads Dr., Ashburn, Va. 20147, or visit


Do you have a sports event, tryout or program you would like people in Loudoun and Fauquier counties to know about? Announcements appear in Loudoun Extra, as space permits. Send your announcements by noon Wednesday, including a contact person, phone number and dates you would like the announcement published, to Loudoun Extra, 305 Harrison St. SE, Leesburg, Va. 20175. You can also fax announcements to 703-777-8437 or e-mail